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Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical databases facilitate in-depth plant, chemical, bioactivity, and ethnobotany searches using scientific or common names. Search results can be downloaded in PDF or spreadsheet form. Of interest to pharmaceutical, nutritional, and biomedical research, as well alternative therapies and herbal products.


Key: A= Biological Activity C= Chemical E= Ethnobotany Plant P= Plant S= Syndrome U= Ethnobotany Use
P Lippia javanica (Lemon Bush; Umsuzwane (Zulu))
P Albizia lebbeck (East Indian Walnut; Frywood; Koko; Lebbek; Lebbek Tree; Siris Tree; Women's-Tongue Tree)
P Croton lechleri (Dragons Blood; Sangre de Drago; Sangre de Dragon; Sangre de Grado)
P Lindera benzoin (Benjamin Bush; Fieberstrauch (Ger.); Spicebush; Wild Allspice)
P Lycium barbarum (Barbary Matrimony Vine; Common Matrimony Vine; Duke of Argyll's Eta Tree; Matrimony Vine; Ning Xia Gou Qi (Chin.))
P Lycium chilense (Chilean Wolfberry)
P Eruca sativa (Achnef (Berber; BOU); Ackerrauke (Ger.; MAD); Ai'afein (Arab.; BOU); Ai'sha (Arab.; BOU); Aruca (Malta; KAB); Arugula (E)
P Parthenocissus quinquefolia (American-ivy; Amerika-zuta (Jap.); Five-leaf-ivy; Virginia-creeper; Woodbine)
P Glehnia littoralis (Bei Sha Shen)
P Litsea glaucescens (Mexican bay)
P Plectranthus incanus (Lal Agada)
P Tagetes lucida (Anise Marigold; Sweet-Mace; Sweet-Scent Marigold; Sweet-Scent Mexican Marigold)
P Lepidium meyenii (Maca; Peruvian Ginseng)
E Aegle marmelos (Bael Tree; Baelbaum; Hint Ayva Agaci; Kawista; Maja; Maja batu; Maja galepung; Maja gedang; Maja ingus; Maja lumut; Maja)
E Aquilaria agallocha (Aguru; Ch'En Hsiang; Ch'Ing Kuei Hsiang; Chan Hsiang; Chen Xiang; Chi Ku Hsiang; Huang Shu Hsiang; Lignum Aloes; Ma T'I )